The Blagger's Blog 25th May 2012

A weekly roundup of talking points, sans effort

Weekly high

This Samsung US advert has it all, well, actually it’s mainly got a character that represents everybody’s worst nightmare- the computer loading icon- and a load of people smashing up each other’s laptops, tablets, and TVs. Excellent production fun, we imagine.

Weekly low

Will-I Am; The Voice judge, chart topping singer, platinum selling producer, scourge of intelligent music. Whatever your opinion one thing is for sure, after turning up at an Oxford University climate change conference in a chopper’s he’s nothing short of a fool. #PRfail.

Last week according to Twitter

From May 12th-18th the following trends were Twitter’s most popular…

I Want You Back

I Am What I Am

131 Alumnos de la Lbero

And I Am Telling You

24 Million Monsters

Happy Mothers Day

10 Years Complicated

Turn To You

Fuera Pena Nieto


Plenty of pop references then, as the Jackson Five’s I Want You Back is back at the top of the charts following a performance of the song on The Voice US. Also featuring this week is 10 Years Complicated, which nods to the fact it’s a decade since Avril Lavigne unleashed her smash hit single, Complicated. Elsewhere 24million monsters is indicative of how many fans Mother Monster, AKA Lady Ga Ga, actually has.
From May 12th-18th the following brands were Twitter’s most popular…


Vidal Sassoon

Square Enix’s Tomb Raider

2K Games’ BioShock Infinite

BBC’s Question Time

From May 12th-18th the following Memes were Twitter’s most popular…

10 Things I Hate About You





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